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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    An ivory cigarette holder, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An ivory cigarette holder, 19th Century
    carved in relief with an oni, bravely attempting to wake the large sleeping shishi by tickling its ear, stylised signature ... gyoku, with its original wood and leather pipecase -- 5 5/8in. (14.3cm.) long.


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